Chelsea Kaplan’s Musings About Life... After Birth

AManhattanmom’sreality?

Posted by Chelsea on September 26, 2007

According to Reality Blurred, Bravo has started production on a new reality docudrama called “Manhattan Moms”, which follows “an eclectic group of Gotham socialites and their families.” In a press release,  Bravo’s Frances Berwick says the following: “We’ll watch as they juggle calendars packed with charity fund-raising galas and the social whirl of the Hamptons, with interviews for elite private schools and high-powered careers.”

Manhattan moms, (and moms to be) who read this blog, is this what your “reality” consists of?

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Picture of Mel Mel on September 26, 2007 at 9:54pm

I don’t have kids yet, but I see my friends here in the city who do and for many it really is constant juggling between social events/travel between multiple residences/private school jockeying for later in life.  I think for a small segment of Manhattanites this is absolutely their reality.  It all seems a bit too overwhelming and fast-paced for me, so I’m heading to the suburbs.

Picture of Jaime Jaime on September 28, 2007 at 1:29pm

I am sooooooooo glad I live in BFE (the sticks)....... smile Nothing beats the sound of pure nature in the morning!<BR><BR>Although my little schedule keeps me busy, I could never survive the city. Props to all you city folk who do it everyday. smile

Picture of Anonymous Anonymous on September 28, 2007 at 2:04pm

Not at all. Try “barely fitting into a 1 bedroom apartment and desperately looking to move to the suburbs”!

Picture of Jana Jana on October 1, 2007 at 12:45pm

My life isn’t like this at all. Actually, it’s pretty typical and probably a lot like what moms across the country do. Preschool, work, gymboree, dinner, bed - and then the same thing all over again the next day!

Picture of Anonymous Anonymous on January 10, 2008 at 5:58pm

just so you know, the name is real housewives of NYC.  I’m preety sure that’s what you’re talking about because its going to be on Bravo.  Look out for it, i know i am!

Picture of seo services seo services on September 13, 2009 at 9:33am

Ain’t you kidding right?

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